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RecruitMe Clinical Trial

Obesity and T2DM-Molecular Genetic Analysis
Genetic Study of Obesity
Sponsor:National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases NIH NDDK
Enrolling:Male and Female Patients
Study Length:1 Days
Clinic Visits:1
Age Range:Between 2 and 99 years old
IRB Number:AAAA4485
U.S. Government ID:NCT02849977
Contact: Patricia Lanzano: 212-851-5309 /
Additional Study Information:

The goal of this study is to better understand the genetic causes of weight gain. Your participation will help us understand how why some people gain more weight and why others do not.We will ask you questions about your weight and your height to determine if you are eligible. If you are eligible, we will invite you to participate. To participate, we will ask you questions about your medical history and eating habits and ask you to provide a blood or saliva sample for genetic testing. We will test the DNA from your blood or saliva sample to try to identify if you have a genetic cause for your obesity.

Do You Qualify?
Have you been diagnosed with obesity?YesNo
Do you have a family history of obesity?YesNo
Have you ever had a BMI of 40 or more?YesNo
Wendy Chung, MD, PhD
You may be eligible for this study

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Who Can I Contact?
For more information, please contact:
Patricia Lanzano
Phone: 212-851-5309